Friday, August 20, 2010

Girl Scouts, for kindergarten through 12th grade, is taking registrations for the year at these locations: Cornersville Elementary, 6:30-8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 23; Chapel Hill United Methodist Church, 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 24; and Church Street Church of Christ Annex, Lewisburg, 6:30-8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 26. Flyers will be coming to the girls at the schools. For more information, contact Cathy Marino at 364-4102 or Rebecca Brown at 359-6314.

Marshall County Memorial Library will be hosting reading labs from 9 a.m. until noon on the following Saturdays: Aug. 21 and 28, and Sept. 11, 18 and 25. A Marshall County Memorial Library patron has volunteered to conduct these labs for Marshall County adults in half-hour sessions. All participation will be private, confidential and conducted in a relaxed, friendly environment at no cost. To enroll, call the library at 359-3335 or stop by. Learn the joy of reading!

The Lewisburg Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring a Labor Day Fun Doubles Tournament to benefit MCHS tennis teams on Monday, Sept. 5, at the Rec Center. For more information or to sign up, call Jane Tilford at 359-2482.

The Chamber of Commerce is accepting scenic photos for the cover of the 2nd Edition of the Marshall County Magazine. The scene may be shot from any location within Marshall County. Send to your picture to: in JPG format. There is no age limit, but the photographer must live or work in Marshall County. All photos submitted will become property of the Chamber of Commerce and may be used in other publications. For more information, call 359-3863. The deadline is 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 27.

Parents who reside in Marshall County and are planning to home school their children for the 2010-2011 school year need to register with the social workers at the Marshall County Board of Education, 700 Jones Circle, Lewisburg, between Aug. 9 and 27.



The Senior Citizens covered dish luncheon will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 20, at the Senior Citizens Center, 230 College Street, Lewisburg. For more information, call 359-1463


There will be an Open House for the Building Bridges after-school program from 9-11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 21, in the Westhills Elementary cafeteria. More information on page A8.

The annual Renegar family reunion starts at noon Saturday, Aug. 21, at Angie's Restaurant in Park City, south of Fayetteville.

There will be a Gospel Singing at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 21, at Cross Keys Baptist Church. The Encouragers and Bro. John and the Gospel Carriers will sing. Everyone is welcome. For more information, call 791-0787.


Marshall County Community Theatre Children's Division auditions for students in grades 3-8 will be from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 22, at the Dixie Theatre, Lewisburg. For more information, call Cheryl Keny at 359-3760 or Tracy Cross at 359-8177.

There will be a Gospel Singing featuring the Soul Seekers at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 22, at Howell.

The Redmond Haskins family reunion will be held from 10 a.m. until ? Sunday, Aug. 22, in the conference room at Henry Horton State Park. There will be a covered dish lunch at noon. If you have any history to share, bring it along. For more information, call Mildred Falcon at 359-3323.


The Marshall County Board of Commissioners regular meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 23, in Room 2204 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg. See legal ad for agenda.

Marshall County EMA, EMA Grants, and Budget Committees will meet at approximately 6:45 p.m. Monday, Aug. 23, immediately following the regular County Commission meeting in Room 2209 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

The 11th Annual Tony Starks Memorial Golf Tournament will take place at Graymere Country Club in Columbia on Monday, Aug. 23, to benefit the Maury Regional Health Care Foundation. The format for the tournament is a four-player scramble with a maximum of 64 teams, divided into morning and afternoon schedules. For more information, visit or call 931-380-4075.


The annual Marshall County 4-H Poultry Show and Sale will be held at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 26, at the Expo Center on Robin Hood Road, Lewisburg. All proceeds from the sale of the Black Sex Link and Red Sex Link chickens go directly to the 4-H members. For more information, call Trent Jones at 359-1929.

The Ostomy Partners Support Group will meet at 10 a.m. and again at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 26, at Maury Regional Medical Center. For more information, call 931-490-4600.


The Grief Support Group will have a potluck meeting at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 27, at Westvue Church of Christ. Mark Blalock will be the speaker.


The Lewisburg Police Department will be hosting the second annual "Cops for Kids Fundraiser" at Rock Creek Park from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 28, with a live auction beginning at 2:30 p.m. The admission charge includes activities and lunch.

"Cruise-In the Square" will be held Saturday evening, Aug. 28, on the square in Lewisburg. The Memorial Award will honor the late Don Waters. The Jay Clark Band from String Fling will perform.

The 44th Annual Beersheba Springs Arts & Crafts Festival will be held Aug. 28-29 at the Beersheba Springs United Methodist Assembly Grounds in Beersheba Springs, Tenn. For more information, call 931-692-3733



The Marshall County Board of Commissioners will hold a Special Call Meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 2, in Room 2204 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg. See legal ad for agenda.


The office of City Hall in Cornersville will be closed on Monday, Sept. 6, in observance of Labor Day. The office will re-open at 8 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 7.


Marshall County High School will host a College Fair from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 7. There will be representatives from colleges, universities, technical schools and the military available to talk to students and parents. All parents and interested students are invited.